6 hrs ago
Bangor Daily News
Former Newtown resident brings call for gun-sale background checks to Augusta
Jeanne Rocque of Augusta was one of a number of activists who attended a "No More Names" gun control rally on Monday, June 17, 2013, at the Unitarian Universalist Congregational Church in Augusta.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Bangor Daily News
LePage signs bill to repay Maine's Medicaid debt to hospitals
In this May 23, 2013 photo, Gov. Paul LePage signs a veto letter after the Senate gave final passage to a bill that links repayment of Maine's hospital debt with an expansion of Medicaid.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space
A call to action: Call on DC City Council to create a Citizens Task...
From Robin Diener of the DC Library Renaissance Project : Dear Library Friends and Advocates: As you may know, DC Library Renaissance Project has been calling for a Citizens Task Force on the Future of MLK since the central library debacle of 2006.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Missing Maine girl, 15, died from asphyxiation
Nichole Cable is seen in an undated photo provided by the Penobscot County Sheriff s Department.
State of Maine
Cumberland Psychiatrist Placed on Probation
Randal Manning, Executive Director Board of Licensure in Medicine 137 State House Station Phone: 287-3601.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
ACCENT - Tim Packard
Not everyone thinks about BMX when they think of Maine but these guys have a great scene that is filled with original creative riders as proven by Tim Packard's ACCENT edit.
Emdeon acquires Goold Health Systems
Emdeon has acquired Goold Health Systems, an Augusta, Maine-based health care management organization that provides pharmacy benefit and related services, primarily to state Medicaid agencies across the nation, according to a release .
Fire Rescue Magazine
Maine Democrats Dismayed by Veto of Drug Overdose Survival Bill
As few as 10 percent of individuals who witness an overdose call 911, with most doing so only after their attempts to revive the victims are unsuccessful, expert says AUGUSTA, Maine Democrats on Monday reacted with dismay to Gov. Paul LePage's veto of a bill that would improve the chances that a person would survive a drug overdose.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Couple Celebrates Annivesary With Trip To Maine's Capitol
Marcine and Nita Lou Webb marked 65 years of marriage with a trip to Augusta, Maine, completing a mission to visit all 50 state capitols.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Maine advances genetically modified food labels
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Mon Jun 10, 2013
Bangor Daily News
Mary Beth S. Turcotte honored for work on Diversity Hiring Coalition
From left to right: Ed McKersie , Mary Beth Turcotte , and Deb Whitworth . PORTLAND and AUGUSTA, Maine, and MANCHESTER, N.H. - Mary Beth S. Turcotte, Bernstein Shur's director of human resources, was honored with the 2013 Maine HR Leader of the Year award by the Society for Human Resource Management Maine State Council at the annual Maine HR ... (more)
Texas couple completes bucket list with Maine trip
Seriously. The Portland Press Herald reports that 86-year-old Marcine Webb and his wife, 81-year-old Nita Lou Webb, were in Augusta last week to complete their quest to visit every state capitol.
Man sought in connection with Augusta stabbing
Augusta police are looking for a city man they say sent a 35-year-old woman to the hospital with several stab wounds.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Lawmakers propose 2-year increases to sales and lodging taxes as part ...
June 07--AUGUSTA, Maine -- Lawmakers propose to temporarily increase the sales tax by a half a percent and the meals and lodging tax by 1 percent in order to balance the state budget for the next two years and blunt some of the cuts proposed by Gov. Paul LePage.
Maine troops get warm welcome home
Norma Dowling of North Berwick, Maine, was the first in a line of many Thursday waiting to greet returning veterans from Afghanistan at the Portsmouth International Airport at Pease.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Police: Maine murder suspect groped victim before
AUGUSTA, Maine A teenager told her boyfriend that the man now charged in her death tried to kiss and grope her the night before she disappeared in a bizarre abduction plot, according to court documents released on Thursday.
Former karate teacher from Augusta indicted on 12 more charges of gross sexual assault
AUGUSTA, Maine -- A local man who pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges was indicted by a Kennebec County grand jury on Friday for 12 charges of gross sexual assault.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Bangor Daily News
Holocaust and Human Rights Center Recognizes Award Winners
AUGUSTA, Maine-The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine recently announced the winners of its "Lawrence Alan Spiegel Scholarship" essay contest, Outstanding Student of the Year Awards and Holocaust Educator Professional Development Grant.
Maine's hospitals are not political bargaining chip
Everyone could see it coming: Two trains were headed for an epic collision, and sure enough, those two engines collided this week in Augusta, Maine.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
WWE House Show Report 6.02.13: Augusta, ME
WWE House Show Report 6.02.13: Augusta, ME Posted by Larry Csonka on 06.03.2013 Some WWE House show results... Credit Dan Graulich and wrestlingobserver.com : 1. R-Truth pinned Antonio Cesaro - Truth was over with the crowd.